Taxon profile


Yellow Sack Spider
Cheiracanthium punctorium (Villers, 1789)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Arachnida - arachnids »  order Araneae - spiders »  family Miturgidae - Racing Stripe Spiders »  genus Cheiracanthium

Scientific synonyms

Anyphaena nutrix Simon, 1864
Aranea nutrix Walckenaer, 1802
Aranea punctoria Villers, 1789
Cheiracanthium italicum Canestrini & Pavesi, 1868
Cheiracanthium nutrix C. L. Koch, 1839
Clubiona nutrix Walckenaer, 1805
Drassus maxillosus Wider, 1834
Chiracanthium punctorium (misspelling) m


juvenile animal

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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [351983]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Cheiracanthium punctorium (Villers, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Platnick N. I.: World Spider Catalog 13.5 [], American Museum of Natural History [as Cheiracanthium punctorium (Villers, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 3 May 2013
CZ Kůrka A., Kovařík F. (2003): České názvy živočichů VI. Pavoukovci (Arachnida). I. Pavouci (Araneae) a štíři (Scorpiones), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 167 pp. [as Cheiracanthium punctorium (Villers, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2013
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): List of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Cheiracanthium punctorium (Villers, 1789)]
EN Buchar J., Růžička V. (2008): Check-list of spiders of Czech Republic [as Cheiracanthium punctorium (Villers, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 14 March 2009

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